Lou Lou Rocks

Sydney based label Lou Lou Rocks is a no shit brand.  Founded by music lovers from Newtown, John and Lisa have brought their inner coolness out into a tangible, wearable, loveable form for the young and funky cool kid whose appreciation for quality supersedes all the other crap on the market. Made ethically in Australia, Lou Lou […]

Men’s Style Photoshoot: Et Al menswear

Et Al is a Melbourne based fashion retailer. Housing different variations of basically the same thing, Comma, Showroom and a.Concept by member of the design team, Anthony Capon (who you can read about here), Et Al caters to a very particular aesthetic. This however doesn’t detract from the fact that everything they make is awesome. With an […]

What is LoVu?

What’s so wonderful about Australian fashion and the industry that makes it go round is that – while small – our country and the creative minds behind it certainly know how to pump out some quality work, akin to that of Europe, the US and beyond. Some might even say better. There’s one such online […]

PHOTOBLOG: Penthouse Mouse 2013 Opening Party

Penthouse Mouse showcases some of the best of what Australian untapped talent has to offer. Each year as part of the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival, they present independent fashion labels and designers in a runway befitting nothing more. In a series of three key happenings, they launch the PHM series with an opening party and […]

The Spirit of the Black Dress

A part of the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival since 2010, the Spirit of the Black Dress is back again to celebrate all that’s good in independent, emerging Australian fashion design. Purposed to promote emerging fashion and textile designers while bringing to attention exceptional Australian talent, The Spirit of the Black Dress seeks to highlight how […]

Porn for the fashionsexual – part 2

(See ‘part 1’ here.) A whole new mess of porn for the fashionsexual has been pumped out by the Penthouse this 2012, which on Friday (9 March 2012) night, culminated in an explosion of all things independent and fashion in the one hit. A fairly typical Friday night outside the Penthouse was inverted within the […]